Investigation continues in WY shooting that left 1 dead

Casper Police Chief Keith McPheeters addresses those in attendance of the rally supporting wounded officer Jacob Carlson at Conwell Park Tuesday, May 8, 2018, in Casper, Wyo. Carlson, who was wounded in a shootout on Sunday, is an Army veteran who has been with the Casper Police Department for three years, Police Chief Keith McPheeters said Tuesday. Officer Jacob Carlson, 27, remained in critical condition at the Wyoming Medical Center where he was being treated for multiple gunshot wounds to his legs, chest and back. (Josh Galemore/The Casper Star-Tribune via AP)

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The police officer wounded in a shootout on Sunday is an Army veteran who has been with the Casper Police Department for three years, Police Chief Keith McPheeters said Tuesday.

Tensions mount as Seattle debates tax for homeless

In this Monday, May 7, 2018, photo, pedestrians and cyclists gather near the Amazon Spheres, in Seattle. Seattle's latest tax proposal to combat homelessness takes aim at large businesses such as Amazon that have helped drive the city's economic boom. But businesses and others say the so-called head tax is misguided and potentially harmful and they question whether the city is effectively using the tens of millions of dollars it already spends on homelessness each year. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle’s latest tax proposal to combat homelessness takes aim at large businesses such as Amazon that have helped drive the city’s economic boom.

Twins born on ‘Star Wars’ Day named after movie characters

In this May 5, 2018 photo provided by Intermountain McKay-Dee Hospital, Ross and Kendall Robbins pose with their twins born on "Star Wars" day, Friday, May 4, in Ogden, Utah. The day is celebrated by "Star Wars" fans because it sounds like the movie's line, "May the force be with you." The Robbins said Monday, May 7 they named the children Rowan Luke and Kai Leia and decorated their nursery in a "Star Wars" theme. (Connor Harrison/Intermountain McKay-Dee Hospital via AP)

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — The force is with them.

Dinosaur tracks at Utah park dislodged, thrown into lake

This undated photo provided by the Utah Division of Parks and Recreation shows visitors examining dinosaur tracks at the Red Fleet State Park east of Salt Lake City. The site, lined with hundreds of prehistoric raptor tracks, has been heavily damaged in the past six months. Visitors have been dislodging dinosaur tracks imprinted in sandstone and throwing the pieces into a nearby lake, officials said. (Utah Division of Parks and Recreation via AP)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Visitors at a Utah state park have been dislodging dinosaur tracks imprinted in sandstone and throwing the pieces into a nearby lake, officials said.

Judge affirms ruling for coffee cancer warnings

FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2017, file photo, a barista pours steamed milk in a coffee at a cafe in Los Angeles. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Elihu Berle issued his final decision Monday, May 7, 2018, that Starbucks and other coffee companies failed to show that benefits from drinking coffee outweighed any risks. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A court ruling that gave coffee drinkers a jolt earlier this year was finalized Monday when a Los Angeles judge said coffee sold in California must carry cancer warnings.

Microsoft launches program to use AI for disabilities

Participants attending the keynote address at Microsoft's Build, the company's annual conference for software developers, are led in standing and stretching mid-way through the morning event Monday, May 7, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Microsoft is launching a $25 million initiative to use artificial intelligence to build better technology for people with disabilities.

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